The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Illustration for "The Coolest Nerve I Ever Saw" : There was a flare, a smell of burning flesh

Illustration for an account by William Robert Foran told to Charles J. McGuirk, about the men he met during his travels and serving in the military. Depicts Dr. Jay Easton-Stuart, a surgeon in the British army, tending to a snake-bite wound in his leg.


12 x 14.8 cm

Tribune Company


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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (March 22, 1914), Part 5/Color Section, p. 2

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